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  1. Still Not Totally Happy!!!!!! HT-S894

    System Setup and Connection
    I'm still not happy with the audio on my HT-S894 Onkyo system. Maybe I have champagne taste on a beer budget??? I am reading now that multi-channel is better than optical for TV to AVR? Or is this just for Blueray??? Please throw me some possible "tweaking" ideas for audio enhancement. I...
  2. What are your HT-S894 settings?

    System Setup and Connection
    I probably need to take the time at home to call Onkyo, but I would like to know what you 894 owners have for settings on your AVR & DVD player as in PCM, 48 hz., etc. I just want to make sure I am getting the optimal performance out of this system. Thanks!!!! Bob
  3. PC vs. Bitstream HT-S894

    System Setup and Connection
    Hello again (and again). Seems like audio on TV shows sound better than DVD's so far. I have the DVD player in & out HDMI and the TV optical. I'm sure there are a bunch of settings not right yet (I hope so at least). The DVD player is reading Dolby Digital and the movies are DD. And can...
  4. Hdmi & Ht-s894

    System Setup and Connection
    Hello Again! Just received my Onkyo HT-S894 system and found out it even comes with one HDMI cable! My question is that the Quick Setup guide shows only having to hook up one HDMI from TV to receiver and one HDMI from receiver to DVD player. Is it really that simple for optimal audio &...
  5. How about the HTS894???

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    1) Do I really need 7.1 for a room 14 x20? Seeing alot of good reviews for this system so what's the hitch? Does audio & video both go thru HDMI? If not, how much quality in sound do you lose? Is it an old model? Is the DVD player decent? I watch maybe one or two movies a month (maybe...
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